Afternoon conditions & temperatures at Kilkenny from Monday Nov 11th:

Next Wk.
Cold this week with some showery rain but also some dry spells. Monday will see some sunny spells and one or two light showers. A fair day for Tuesday but still feeling cold. A band of rain will spread across from the west on Wednesday. This rain could fall as sleet for a time on high ground Wednesday night but it is all expected to clear early Thursday. A bright fresh day then for Thursday. Sunny and dry for Friday but this will be followed by a sharp frost on Friday night. Saturday will be fine for much of the day but it will turn cloudier in the afternoon with some rain or sleet overnight. Still some showery rain/sleet on Sunday but this will clear off by evening with some frost overnight. Cold  but dry to start next week.
15:30 Kilkenny Ireland (52.65°N 7.25°W 50m ASL)   Friday 15th of November 2019
Temperature 7.1 °C Wind Direction NW
Humidity 71 % Wind Average 19.8 km/h
Air Pressure 1015.2 hPa Wind Gust 28.9 km/h
Grass Temp. 5.4 °C Wind Chill Temp 4.6 °C
Soil Temp (10cm) 7.3 °C Rain Rate 0.0 mm/hr 

Weather Today (Since Midnight) Weather so far this month
Max Temperature 8.1 °C at 13:24 Max Temperature 14.7  °C on 01/11/2019 at 13:26
Min Temperature 1.1 °C at 01:34 Min Temperature 0.2 °C on 10/11/2019 at 08:24
Max Wind Gust 38.5 km/h at 13:34 WNW Max Wind Gust 57.6 km/h on 12/11/2019 at 11:41 WSW
Total Rainfall 0.3 mm Total Rainfall 61.6 mm
Min Grass Temp. -4.8 °C at 01:36 Min Grass Temp. -5.2  °C on 10/11/2019
Mean Soil Temp. 4.8 °C Mean Soil Temp. 8.4 °C

Weather so far this Year Sun and Moon Almanac
Max Temperature 25.4  °C on 27/06/2019 at 13:49 Sunrise: 07:51
Min Temperature -3.8 °C on 31/01/2019 at 00:12 Sunset: 16:36
Max Wind Gust 94.0 km/h on 26/04/2019 at 23:21 Moonrise: 18:44
Total Rainfall 736.3 mm Moonset: 10:47
Min Grass Temp. -10.8  °C on 02/02/2019 Visible Moon (%): 90.3  %

Latest webcam image looking west across the River Nore: 

How is this month shaping up?

• The first week was colder than normal but no air frost yet. 
• Rainfall was well above normal.  


Official Temperature and Rainfall Readings for Kilkenny

November 2019 1st to 7th 1st  to 14th 1st to 21st 1st to End Month Highest Month Lowest
Mean Air Temp.  (in ° C)  7.6       
14.7 on 1st
0.1 on 10th
Departure from 1981-2010
      - -

Rainfall (in mm)

 18.2 on 2nd 
Percent of normal 1981-2010







Mean Soil Temperatures, recorded at 09:00 UTC each morning :
5cm Depth  8.1        - -
10cm Depth  8.6        - -
20cm Depth 10.0       - -
Mean Earth Temperatures, recorded at 09:00 UTC each morning :
30cm Depth 10.7       - -
60cm Depth 11.0       - -
120cm Depth 11.9       - -
Extremes of Air Temperature so far this year :
26.0 on Jun 27th
-3.9 on 
Feb 3rd
Total Rainfall so far this year :  693.6mm 
96% of normal
Wettest days of the year so far :  26.1mm 
on Sep 22nd 
on Mar 5th


Note : The data shown in the table above is the official climate data submitted to Met Eireann (Climate Station No. 456). The temperatures are from calibrated liquid-in-glass thermometers and rainfall is from a standard 5" copper gauge. The temperatures are not calculated/based on a 00-24 hour day. For the minimum temperatures, the month begins at 9 UTC on the last day of the preceding month and ends at 9 UTC on the last day of the month. For the maximum temperatures and rainfall readings, the month is taken as beginning at 9 UTC on the 1st and ending at 9 UTC on the 1st of the next month.